The Vancouver Summer Program is a four-week academic program offered by The University of British Columbia. No matter where in the world you study, by participating in the program, you can take two academic courses at this world-renowned university while learning about Canadian practices and culture.
UBC's School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) offers a variety of planning course packages that provide skills and knowledge in topics ranging from data analysis, GIS, and the art of negotiation to community engagement and the built environment. While learning about these topics, you have a chance to improve your English and explore Canadian culture and it’s beautiful west coast. In addition to interactive lectures and tours of the region, you can take part in a variety of social activities where you will meet students from other universities and UBC.
Please stay tuned for Summer 2022's course offerings.
Please explore the course packages we are offering in summer 2020 below:
Please visit the program’s website for more information, including costs and how to register.
Comments from past students in the Vancouver Summer Program